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Junior Merchandiser

Job Title: Junior Merchandiser
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93607
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAF.29967.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: September 23, 2013 11:14

Job Description

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Junior Merchandiser to join this successful and growing retailer, to be considered for this role you must be currently working at Senior Assistant or Junior Merchandiser level and be responsible for planning and trading their own department. To be successful you will be: · Currently working at Assistant Merchandiser or JM level with another high street retailer. Sports/outdoor experience is highly desirable although candidates with experience from other product areas within retail are encouraged to apply. · Experience in planning and trading your own department - confident on WSSI and OTB. · Able to forecast potential stock and sales issues and identify and need for change/amendments to range plan. · Have experience of managing an Allocator/MAA. · Be an advanced Excel user. You will be: · A team player, with strong communication skills. · Have strong planning and forecasting skills, able to forecast sales and stock issues. · Highly analytical, with excellent numerical skills. · A problem solver, with a can-do attitude. This is a great opportunity to join a successful and growing retailer. If you are an experience merchandising professional looking for a new challenge, apply now! We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.